Marlborough District Council will ban sugary drinks sold from council premises and events.
8:30am More than 1000 people are expected to descend on Lansdowne Park in Blenheim on Waitangi Day for the inaugural Sweet-Az Sun Festival.
A new Kapiti Coast Airport to Blenheim air service has taken off.
Pupils have lost a valuable resource with the cutting of access to the National Library's specialist non-fiction books, a Marlborough principal says.
Children living in Linkwater in the Marlborough Sounds face a dangerous journey to school as their parents are charged $200 per student per term to catch the bus.
Honk n' Jack picked up both line honours during race two of the Oddies Marine Summer Twilight Series on Tuesday.
We should not be surprised to learn that the building of an international convention centre in Auckland would cost at least 25 per cent more than the original estimate.
Saint Clair Cellar Door and Cafe has reopened after a longer than anticipated renovation.
Kaikoura's annual summer music festival is the perfect cocktail of music, people and place, says musician James Coyle.
Poppy's homemade icecream shop has seen "phenomenal" numbers of customers this summer, said owner Karen Barwick.
If it's a true Kiwi camping experience you're after, stay at Marlborough's Momorangi Bay.
Once known as "Laughing Bob's Bay," this little beach at the base of Victoria Domain has been the scene of family picnics for generations.
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